Course #PPG852

PPG - Tri-Coats and Specialty Finishes for Solventborne Systems

Designed for technicians who currently spray either the Deltron® 2000, Global Refinish System® or Nexa Autocolor® 2K® basecoat system in their collision center. This course covers the challenging specialty finishes that refinish technicians must repair. Certified technicians are recertified to the next level for which they are eligible upon successful completion of the course.



Who Should Attend

Existing PPG or Nexa Autocolor® technicians currently spraying solventborne basecoat

Course Length

2 days (16 Hours)

Class Size

8-10 students

Class Cost

See class cost document

Course Objectives

To provide technical product training for PPG’s tri-coat, quad-coat, low gloss finishes and translucent colors. Includes proper product and color selection.

Topics Covered

  • Shop and product safety
  • Tricoats and tinted clears
  • Specialty finishes color formula retrieval
  • Translucent colors
  • Low gloss finishes
  • Leafing Aluminum
  • Blending techniques
  • Hands-on use of PPG’s solventborne color tools
  • Hands-on blending exercises
  • EPA Area Source Rule - 6H (optional segment covered at the end of class)
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